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Event Calendar

Upcoming Cambria Events

From wine festivals to art shows to scarecrows, oh my, Cambria is home to many well-loved events throughout the year. See why visitors from all over the world gather and celebrate in our charming, seaside town on the Central California Coast.

View our upcoming 2018 events below, and start planning your trip to Cambria today.

2018 Featured Events:

Piedra Blancas Lighthouse Tours

Enjoy stunning views of elephant seals, harbor seals, and wildflowers galore, where guests learn about the history and nearby marine life of Piedra Blancas Lighthouse. These informational tours offer easy walking, but can be rather cold, so we recommend bringing a jacket.

From September 1st - June 14th, Lighthouse Tours are offered every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 9:45 AM, excluding federal holidays. Tours last approximately 2 hours and include a 1/2 mile of easy walking. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for ages 6-17, and is free for ages 5 and under.

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2018 Cambria Pinedorado Days

September 1-3, 2018

Join Cambria for three days of fun for children and adults, including food, raffles, and more! The fun begins with a parade and fun run on Saturday and a wonderful car show on Sunday. Pinedorado Days will take place at the Pinedorado grounds and the Veterans Hall on Main Street.

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Cambria Pinedorado Parade

September 1, 2018

The Pinedorado Parade starts at 9:30 am and travels along Main St. from the East side to the West side of Cambria.

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5K Pinedorado Run

September 1, 2018

Join us in Cambria for the Pinedorado Run, starting at 7:45 am at Coast Union High School.

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Pinedorado Car Show

September 2, 2018

Enjoy Pinedorado Car Show featuring all years and car models! Enjoy music, concessions, game booths, food booths, barbecue, beer & wine, and lots more! The event is from 9 am to 3 pm at Pinedorado Grounds on Main Street.

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41 St Annual Woodcarvers Show

September 15-16, 2018

24 local and statewide carvers will display and sell their carving art. Held at the Cambria Vet's Hall. Adults: $2.00 donation; under 12 free.

Scarecrow Festival 2018

October 2018

Get in the Halloween spirit by visiting our Scarecrow Festival! For the entire month of October, the most artistic, creative, and lively scarecrows will line the streets of Cambria's East & West Villages, Moonstone Beach, and San Simeon.

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Scarecrow Kick-Off Party

October 2018

Join Cambria for this year's Scarecrow Kick-Off Party at the Cambria Nursery & Florist. There will be plenty of passed appetizers, wine by the glass, music, and the announcement of the 2018 winning scarecrows. You don't want to miss this.

Cambria Scarecrow Classic 5K Run & Walk

October 2018

Runners, walkers, and kids are welcome to join the Cambria Scarecrow Classic 5K Run and Walk. The race starts at 8:30 am at Shamel Park and participates will enjoy a scenic 5K route to Fiscalini Ranch.

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October 20, 2018

Beers and brats are back in season. Enjoy free admission and local beer and wine for purchase on the Parade Grounds, located at 1000 Main Street.

Halloween Parade

October 31, 2018

Join in the fun in Cambria for a Halloween Parade on October 31st. The Cambria Community Center will be the starting point for a trick or treat parade through the West Village. The parade starts at 3:30 pm.

Christmas in Cambria

December 2018

A month long celebration will light up the town of Cambria. Featuring live music, shop discounts, gallery viewings, and more.


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